Happy birthday SpiceJet: Airline offers 10% discount on select tickets
May 23, 2015 at 11:30 | Source:
Low cost carrier SpiceJet today announced a 10th anniversary special "Happy Birthday to Us" five-hour long flash ticket sale offering a flat 10% discount. The sale starts at10 am today for travel period between 1 July 2015 and15 October 201...
Gold edges lower as dollar cuts losses after U.S. data| Reuters
May 23, 2015 at 02:45 | Source:
NEW YORK/LONDON Gold fell on Thursday as the dollar cut losses on U.S. data that showed growing economic momentum, but support came from signs the Federal Reserve was unlikely to raise interest rates in June.The number of Americans filing new claims ...
Japan stock market cap hits record, exceeds 1989 peak | Reuters
May 23, 2015 at 02:15 | Source:
TOKYO The market capitalisation of shares listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange's main board hit a record high on Friday, topping a 26-year peak and marking one victory in Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's campaign to jolt the economy out of a long phase of d...
Rupee value needs to be market driven - Jaitley| Reuters
May 23, 2015 at 01:45 | Source:
DELHI Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Friday the value of the rupee should be market-driven, while noting India had potential to touch doubt-digit economic growth.The rupee has fallen nearly 1 percent against the U.S. dollar so far this year, d...
Germany, France usher Greece back to negotiating table| Reuters
May 23, 2015 at 01:30 | Source:
RIGA European leaders told Greece on Friday to return to the negotiating table for "intensive work" to wrap up a reform agreement before cash runs out, sidestepping Athens' demand for a comprehensive, long-term solution to its troubles.With...
China, India likely to be biggest shareholders in AIIB| Reuters
May 23, 2015 at 00:45 | Source:
SINGAPORE China is likely to hold a 25-30 percent stake in the new Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) while India will be the second-biggest shareholder, delegates said on Friday after a three-day meeting of the bank's founding member-nation...
Brent crude oil steadies near $66 before long weekend| Reuters
May 23, 2015 at 00:30 | Source:
LONDON Oil prices steadied on Friday as worries over the impact on crude supplies of war in the Middle East were balanced by reports of profit-taking ahead of a long weekend.Monday, May 25 is Memorial Day in the United States and a public holiday in ...
Infosys founder to head India panel on startup funding platform| Reuters
May 23, 2015 at 00:15 | Source:
MUMBAI The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has named Infosys founder N.R. Narayana Murthy to head a panel that will devise rules for a new funding platform for homegrown start-ups, the regulator said on its website.In March, SEBI announ...
The Maggi saga: Nestle noodles now to be tested by Maharashtra FDA
May 22, 2015 at 20:26 | Source:
Mumbai: Food and Drug Administration in Maharashtra on Fridaysaid it will verify the claims about presence of lead in Maggi noodles before taking a decision onrecalling the product.FDA in UP had claimed levels of lead and monosodium glutamate (MSG) i...
Microsoft retains top spot in software revenue in India
May 22, 2015 at 14:47 | Source:
India software revenue totaled $4 billion in 2014, an 8.3 percent increase from 2013 revenue of $3.7 billion, according to Gartner, Inc. The enterprise software marketplace is dynamic and ever-changing. Its growth and structure are being shaped by th...